East Jackson Elementary School

  • East Jackson Elementary School serves 476 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 16% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • East Jackson Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

School Overview

  • East Jackson Elementary School's student population of 476 students has grown by 96% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 93% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students476 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Jackson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Jackson Elementary School is 0.28, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank#2354 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East Jackson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
4%
18%
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White
86%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.280.52
This chart display the diversity score of East Jackson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Jackson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Jackson Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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